News for Tuesday, December 29, 2009


News 2009 December 29


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Daly gets exemption for Sony Open

John Daly has received a sponsor's exemption to play in next month's Sony Open in Honolulu.

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Tales from the PGA Tour in 2009

PGA Tour stories from 2009

The search for Tiger capped off a bizarre month at the end of a year that featured several noteworthy tales from the PGA Tour.

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LPGA players look to Europe in 2010

LPGA players look to LET

Alison Walshe has never shied away from seeking out the best competition. As Jim McCabe writes, the nomadic golfer will split her time in 2010 between the LPGA and LET tours.

Notes: PGA Tour still rules world ranking

An analysis of world ranking points between the PGA Tour and the European Tour showed that winners on the PGA Tour received an average of 52.51 points, compared with 42.54 points on the European Tour.

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Hyatt opens South African resort

The Hyatt Regency Oubaai Golf Resort and Spa, home to an Ernie Els-designed course, opened earlier this month.

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On the range with the Bryan brothers

On the range with the Bryans

Surrounded by instruction, the Bryan brothers – George and Wesley – want to make their own choices on their swings.

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Garcia ‘a bit worried’ about right hand pain

Spanish golfer Sergio Garcia will visit a specialist about a hand injury that has prevented him from swinging a club for several weeks.